Dr. Oscar Vazquez, MD

Dr. Oscar Vazquez, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Oscar Vazquez, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, and more.

25 Prospect Ave

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

(201) 343-2277

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
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36  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Cornell U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Nyu Hosp-Bellevue Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • New York University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Southern California School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vazquez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vazquez's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vazquez to family and friends
44 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Vazquez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Vasquez treated me for a torn rotor cup. He operated on me and did a fabulous job. I would give him more than 5 stars if possible
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I cannot praise Dr Vasquez enough. His diagnoses was right on, and his expertise on performing a reverse shoulder replacement was unbelievable. I can honestly say that the surgical procedure and 6 week recovery period was totally painless. The Physical Therapy is the killer but well worth the...more
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Very disappointed in him. Thought his bed side manner was pretentious and pompous. Not to mention rude. Never asked about my back story and why I was there. Couldn’t figure out what was wrong with me so immediately made remarks about me having to lose 20lbs. News flash this is 2017. I’m healthy as...more
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Dr. Vazquez is beyond excellent! He goes over every question and concern thoroughly. From the office and his staff to his care and bedside manner everything is overall excellent.
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Dr Vazquez simply saved my lifeI was hit by a car at 65MPH Leg broken inton24 pieces right forearm compound break cervical spine injuries where vertebrates were broken spinal cord ready to snap Pelvic fracture Head injuries lost ability to swallow He headed the team of Drs. that became my team of...more
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